Manufacturing Engineer Sample Resume

Howard Johnson
1234 Oak Drive
San Diego, California 64000
Home: 404-555-5555
Cell: 404-555-5556
Email: Howard_Johnson@frontfocus.com

Objective
Seeking a challenging and interesting position as a Manufacturing Engineer in a company where I can make a positive contribution to people's lives and the work environment.

Qualifications Summary
  • Expertise in a wide range of manufacturing technologies and computer and management control systems.
  • Ability to apply state-of-the art technology to meet increasingly competitive business needs.
  • Experienced, highly-knowledgeable and enterprising engineer with wide-ranging expertise in electronic engineering, project management, quality control, programming, research and development, software/hardware, and testing.
  • Ability to verify performance of products and to consistently expand business lines.
  • Extensive knowledge in reducing manufacturing time by realizing accurate fabrications of prototypes.
  • Skilled at calibrating equipment and facilitating greater experiment control.
  • Fast-learner, well organized & ability to multitask to meet deadlines.
  • An integral member to any business seeking to secure lasting growth through innovation and reliability.
Education
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, San Diego, CA
Bachelor of Science in Engineering (July 2000)

Work Experience
Manufacturing Engineer: May 2004 - Dec. 2009, Executive Engineer Production, Carlsbad, CA
  • Organized, planned, commissioned and maintained production lines.
  • Improved existing operations, incorporating new methods and processes.
  • Handled equipment purchase and installation.
  • Investigated operational problems affecting production and dealt with them in a systematic, methodical manner.
  • Planned the use of resources and scheduling activities in order to meet an objective.
  • Prepared manufacturing documentation required for product manufacturer.
  • Gave presentations to engineers and colleagues in other departments, liaised with suppliers and customers and trained and supervised staff.
  • Other responsibilities included: Running meetings with other team members, identifying ways to reduce production costs, managing budgets, working with engineering and other departments to produce cost estimates for new designs, liaising with research and development departments, and analyzing graphs and statistics.
Sr. Manufacturing Test Engineer: June 2000 - March 2004, Sierra Wireless, Carlsbad, CA
  • Aided in test fixture design and debug along with base band and RF Engineers.
  • Created test matrices and coordinated with test software development engineers to implement tests for new products.
  • Tested products during prototype development, ramped-up new products in the contract factory and supported the factory as needed.
  • Other responsibilities included: Creating document templates, test matrices, test development plans for new products during the design phase, defining new test fixture design specifications for the entire company, specifying electrical and RF interfaces and proposed solutions to existing problems.
  • Also coordinated and supported product testing during pre-production and factory introduction builds of new products.  
*References available upon request.